Pressure piles on Brazil's President to resign

Posted May 20, 2017 1:29 pm by Editor

Pressure piles on Brazil's President to resign

Pressure is mounting from his coalition allies for Brazil`s President Michel Temer to resign amidst corruption allegations, which he denies.  

James Blears reports the opposition is demanding he step down and elections be brought forward. 


The most damning evidence against President Michel Temer comes from Joesley Batista the owner of meat packing company JBS, who`s dishing this up  a plea bargin for himself.  An audio tape of the two men allegedly discusses payments of bribes to Eduardo Cunha, the ex Speaker of the House of Representatives, who`s now serving 15 years for money laundering and tax evasion. 

Batista says huge payments

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